Brian Dunning

Science & Medicine, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences

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Science & Medicine 69

Since 2006, the weekly Skeptoid podcast has been taking on all the most popular myths and revealing the true science, true history, and true lessons we can learn from each. Free subscribers get the most recent 50 episodes, premium subscribers (skeptoid.com) can access the full archive.


Skeptoid #66: The Greatest Secret of Nostradamus

September 18th, 2007

Episode 77 of 573 episodes

Whole volumes of false history have been woven around Renaissance seer Nostradamus. Nearly everyone knows about his supposed prophecies and predictions, but fewer are aware of the detailed biographies - and it turns out they are all equally false.